Devyani Chowdhury

Devyani Chowdhury Devyani Chowdhury
Director, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Lancaster PA, USA


In 1994, Dr. Chowdhury completed her Pediatric residency and was appointed Chief Resident at North Shore University Hospital/Cornell University Program in Manhasset, NY. She then joined the three-year Fellowship Program in Pediatric Cardiology at the North Shore University Hospital/New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Chowdhury is Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology. She earned the rank of Assistant Professor at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY and from 2007 to 2011 Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Penn State Children?s Hospital in Hershey, PA. During these years she has served on the Medical Boards of Variety Children?s Lifeline and Variety International Children?s Foundation, organizations committed to improving the medical care of children. In addition, Dr. Chowdhury?s research interests are reflective of the needs of our pediatric population. They include Scamps for PDA Ligation in the NICU, Hyperlipidemia in the Amish population, Cardiac Manifestation of genetic cardiomyopathy and Molecular Autopsy in Sudden Cardiac Death.

Research Interest

Cardiovascular Function, Cardiac Surgery, Heart Diseases, Cardiomyopathy, Molecular Autopsy